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5 Tons of Dirt Delivered to Kindergarten for Play-based Learning

Posted On: 5/3/2018 1:47 PM

Kindergartner shovels dirt from dirt pile towards a red bucket"Unlike academic-based early childhood programs that are teacher directed, where children spend the majority of time learning reading and completing specific drills and activities, in our play-based approach, teachers facilitate an environment for exploring, imagination, creativity, and discovery. Our play yard is filled with structures designed for this purpose, and natural objects that can be manipulated by the children as they interact with each other and their surroundings. All of this is in preparation for academic learning that happens once they enter the grades."

Read more at Shining Mountain Waldorf School Blog
Photo credit: Shining Mountain Waldorf School - Brian Solano

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